Inspiring Quotes for Veterans Day

Inspiring Quotes for Veterans Day

Veterans Day allows all of us to show our appreciation for the military men and women who have served our country. These quotes celebrate the attributes that we most admire in these heroes: Courage. Honor. Sacrifice. Selflessness.

  • Bravery is the capacity to perform properly even when scared to death—Gen. Omar Bradley

    Bravery is the capacity to perform properly even when scared to death—Gen. Omar Bradley

  • Courage is contagious. When a brave man takes a stand, the spines of others are stiffened.—Rev. Billy Graham

    Courage is contagious. When a brave man takes a stand, the spines of others are stiffened.—Rev. Billy Graham

  • A hero is someone who understands the responsibility that comes with his freedom.—Bob Dylan

    A hero is someone who understands the responsibility that comes with his freedom.—Bob Dylan

  • A hero is an ordinary individual who finds the strength to persevere and endure in spite of overwhelming obstacles.—Christopher Reeve

    A hero is an ordinary individual who finds the strength to persevere and endure in spite of overwhelming obstacles.—Christopher Reeve

  • Women are like teabags. We don't know our true strength until we are in hot water.—Eleanor Roosevelt

    Women are like teabags. We don't know our true strength until we are in hot water.—Eleanor Roosevelt

  • The world breaks everyone, and afterward, some are strong at the broken places.—Ernest Hemingway

    The world breaks everyone, and afterward, some are strong at the broken places.—Ernest Hemingway

  • Heroism is endurance for one moment more.—George F. Kennan

    Heroism is endurance for one moment more.—George F. Kennan

  • Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthen, ambition inspired, and success achieved.—Helen Kellerq

    Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthen, ambition inspired, and success achieved.—Helen Keller

  • A hero is someone who has given his or her life to something bigger than oneself.—Joseph Campbell

    A hero is someone who has given his or her life to something bigger than oneself.—Joseph Campbell

  • Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars.—Khalil Gibran

    Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars.—Khalil Gibran

  • I learned that courage was not the absence of fear, but the triumph over it. The brave man is not he who does feel afraid, but he who conquers that fear.—Nelson Mandela

    I learned that courage was not the absence of fear, but the triumph over it. The brave man is not he who does feel afraid, but he who conquers that fear.—Nelson Mandela

  • What is important is to believe in something so strongly that you're never discourage.—Salma Hayek

    What is important is to believe in something so strongly that you're never discourage.—Salma Hayek

  • Perhaps I am stronger than I think.—Thomas Merton

    Perhaps I am stronger than I think.—Thomas Merton

  • Every burdon is a blessing.—Walt Kelly

    Every burdon is a blessing.—Walt Kelly

  • This is no time for ease and comfort. It is time to dare and endure.—Winston Churchill

    This is no time for ease and comfort. It is time to dare and endure.—Winston Churchill

  • The best thing you have to give is yourself.—Norman Vincent Peale

    The best thing you have to give is yourself.—Norman Vincent Peale

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